English example sentences with "up"

Learn how to use up in a English sentence. Over 100 hand-picked examples.

I may give up soon and just nap instead.

Hurry up.

When I grow up, I want to be a king.

Back in high school, I got up at 6 a.m. every morning.

When I woke up, I was sad.

I wouldn't have thought I would someday look up "Viagra" in Wikipedia.

I was wondering if you were going to show up today.

What keeps you up so late?

It is up to you to decide whether we will go there or not.

It is difficult to keep up a conversation with someone who only says "yes" and "no".

You opened up my eyes to what it's like when everything is right.

We're meeting up tomorrow?

Mathematics is the part of science you could continue to do if you woke up tomorrow and discovered the universe was gone.

How did you come up with this crazy idea?

"If you're tired, why don't you go to sleep?" "Because if I go to sleep now I will wake up too early."

Half an eye is very useful actually, because an animal can see half of another animal, which wants to eat it, and can get out of the way, and it will eat the animal, which has only one-half eye or only 49% of an eye, because this to it will not be enough, and the animal, which was eaten up, will have no children, because it is dead.

The orchestra makes discordant noises when tuning up.

The police are really good at understanding "Someone stole my credit card and ran up a lot of charges." It's a lot harder to get them to buy into "Someone stole my magic sword."

The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up.

Why did you wake me up to tell me something that big? Now, I'll never be able to concentrate on my work!

As he sits in the dark, typing away at his computer, he hears the sound of morning birds chirping away and realizes he has been up all night - but the insomniac still refuses to sleep.

The second half of a man's life is made up of nothing but the habits he has acquired during the first half.

Pick up your things and go away.

You must give him up for dead.

You should not give him up for lost.

You must have stayed up late.

You must build up your courage.

What do you want to be when you grow up?

You will be up against many difficulties.

You bought the food, so if I buy the wine that will even things up.

You should give up drinking.

You should give up drinking and smoking.

You should live up to your principles.

Did you call me up last night?

You had better give up smoking for your health.

You must make up your mind, and that at once.

You must live up to your principles.

You'd better hurry up.

You must go up the hill.

Clear up your desk a bit.

What woke you up?

You must make up for the loss.

Now that you're grown up, you must not behave like that.

Now that you are grown up, you must not behave like a child.

You must get up a little earlier.

You've been properly led up the garden path.

You failed to wake Harry up.

Why did you use up all the money?

How did you come up with such a good excuse?

You should give up smoking.

You must give up smoking.

You should give up smoking and drinking.

You are to give up smoking at once.

You have to put up with all these noises.

I hope you can come up with a better plan than this.

You have to put up with all this noise.

You have to study hard to catch up with your class.

You don't get up as early as your sister.

You're starting to warm up now.

You always like to trip me up, don't you?

What time do you usually get up?

You need not to have called me up so late at night.

You better brush up your English if you go to America.

Your summary is not up to par.

Your suggestion came up at the meeting.

I'm fed up with your constant complaining.

Look up the definition of 'guy' in your dictionary.

Look up the words in your dictionary.

Your work didn't come up to our expectations.

Please sum up your idea.

Your time is up.

I've given up on you!

I can't keep up with you.

You must not smoke till you grow up.

You had better not wake me up when you come in.

Whatever you may say, I won't give it up.

He will be studying when you get up.

However fast you may walk, you can't catch up with him.

You gave me a real surprise when you showed up there.

I didn't expect you to turn up here.

You walk too fast for me to keep up with you.

Don't leave it up to chance.

I just came up with the word.

Judging from the look of the sky, it will clear up in the afternoon.

From the look of the sky I'm afraid the rain won't let up for a while.

I must make up for lost time.

Arriving at the airport, I called her up.

Please pick me up at the airport at five.

Who is looking up into the sky?

Look up to the skies.

The sky will soon clear up.

The whole sky lit up and there was an explosion.

After all the trouble we went to in coming up with that project, it only took them a second to shoot it down in the meeting.

I'm tied up with a project that is due Friday.

Every Friday night they went and got liquored up.

It is certain that the price of gold will go up.

We are going to make up for lost time by taking a short cut.

The neighbors took turns sitting up with him.

Before saying goodbye to their neighbors, the Smiths had to tie up some loose ends inside the house.

It is difficult to give up smoking.

There are marked and rapidly, steadily increasing health benefits to giving up.

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